Highlights of updates across Compass' topic areas:
Median household income
- Twenty-six percent of Minnesota households are housing cost-burdened, paying 30 percent or more of their income for housing. Nationally, 32 percent of households pay too much for housing.
- The share of Minnesota households paying too much for housing has been trending downward since 2009. But the downward trend in housing cost burden has almost exclusively occurred among higher-income households. Since 2009, the trend in housing cost burden has been:
- Up for households earning $20,000-34,999.
- Static for households earning less than $20,000 or $35,000-49,999.
- Down for households earning $50,000+.
Statewide, 46 percent of renters pay too much for housing, compared to 19 percent of home owners.
Proportion of adults working
Population trends by race
Children & youth population trends
8th grade math
3rd Grade Reading
This represents a selection of data updated on the site. Click the links and use the gray breakdown bar to navigate to more new data in each topic area.
Updated September 2017